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Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
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Name(s) in local language(s): Wallis (Valais), Schweiz (Suisse; Svizzera)
 

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Acanthite
Actinolite
'Actinolite-Tremolite Series'
Adamite
var: Cuprian Adamite

'Aeschynite'
Aeschynite-(Y)
Agardite-(Y)
Aikinite
Albite
var: Pericline
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Algodonite
'Allanite'
Allanite-(Ce)
Alleghanyite
Allophane
Almandine
'Almandine-Pyrope Series'
Aluminocopiapite
Alunogen
Amphibole Supergroup
var: Byssolite

Analcime
Anatase
var: Niobian Anatase
Andalusite
Andradite
var: Demantoid
var: Melanite
Anglesite
Anhydrite
Anilite
Ankerite
Annabergite
Annite
Antigorite (TL)
Antlerite
'Apatite'
Aragonite
Argandite (TL)
Argentopentlandite
Argentopyrite
Armenite
Arsenic
'Arsenic Sulphide Glass No. 1'
Arsenolamprite
Arsenolite
Arsenopyrite
Arsenuranospathite
Asbecasite (TL)
'Asbestos'
Atelestite
Augite
Aurichalcite
Awaruite
Axinite-(Fe)
'Axinite Group'
Azurite
Baileychlore
Bariopharmacosiderite
Barroisite
Baryte
Bassetite
'Bastnäsite'
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Baumhauerite (TL)
Baumhauerite-2a (TL)
Bavenite
Bayldonite
Bazzite
Bearthite (TL)
Beaverite-(Cu)
Becquerelite
Berlinite
Bernardite
Berthierite
Bertrandite
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
var: Emerald
β-Fergusonite-(Y)
β-Uranophane
Beudantite
Beyerite
Billietite
'Bindheimite'
'Biotite'
'var: Titanian Biotite'
Birnessite
Bismite
Bismuth
Bismuthinite
Bismutite
Böhmite
Bonattite
Bornite
Boulangerite
Bournonite
Boyleite
Brannerite
Braunite
Brochantite
Brookite
Brucite
'Bursaite'
Cafarsite (TL)
Calcioancylite-(Nd)
Calcioandyrobertsite
Calcite
var: Cobaltoan Calcite
Caledonite
Camerolaite
Canfieldite
var: Tellurian Canfieldite

Cannizzarite
Carbonatecyanotrichite
Carnotite
Carrollite
Cassiterite
Celestine
Celsian
Cerianite-(Ce)
Cerussite
Cervandonite-(Ce)
Cesàrolite
'Chabazite'
Chabazite-Ca
Chalcanthite
Chalcoalumite
Chalcocite
Chalcophyllite
Chalcopyrite
Chamosite (TL)
Chernovite-(Y)
'Chernovite-(Y)-Xenotime-(Y) Series'
'Chlorite Group'
Chloritoid
Chromite
Chrysocolla
Chrysotile
Cinnabar
Claraite
Clausthalite
'Clay'
Cleusonite (TL)
Clinochlore
var: Pennine
var: Ripidolite
var: Sheridanite
Clinochrysotile
Clinohumite
var: Titanclinohumite

'Clinotyrolite'
Clinozoisite
'Coal
var: Anthracite'

Cobaltite
Coconinoite
Coffinite
Coloradoite
Colusite
Comblainite
Compreignacite
Conichalcite
Cookeite
Copiapite
Copper
Coquimbite
Cornubite
Cornwallite
Coronadite
Cosalite
Coulsonite
Covellite
Crednerite
Crichtonite
'Crichtonite-Senaite Series'
'Crossite'
Cryptomelane
Cualstibite
'Cualstibite-1M'
Cubanite
Cuprite
Cuprobismutite
Cupropolybasite
Cuproroméite
Cuprosklodowskite
Cyanotrichite
Cymrite
Dalnegroite (TL)
Datolite
Davidite-(La)
Dawsonite
Debattistiite (TL)
Delafossite
Dervillite
Dessauite-(Y)
Devilline
Dewindtite
Diaspore
Dickite
Dietrichite
Digenite
Diopside
Djurleite
Dolomite
var: Ferroan Dolomite
Dravite
'Dravite-Schorl Series'
Dufrénoysite (TL)
Duftite
Eclarite
Edenharterite (TL)
Emplectite
Enargite
Enstatite
Epidote
Epistilbite
Epsomite
Erniggliite (TL)
Erythrite
Euxenite-(Y)
Felsőbányaite
Ferberite
Fergusonite-(Y)
Ferrarisite
Ferrimolybdite
Ferrisymplesite
Ferri-taramite
Ferro-actinolite
'Ferro-Actinolite-Tremolite Series
var: Nephrite'

Ferro-pargasite
Ferro-tschermakite
Fetiasite (TL)
Fibroferrite
Flinkite
Florencite-(Ce)
Fluorapatite
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Fluorite
Forsterite
Fourmarierite
Fraipontite
Françoisite-(Ce) (TL)
Françoisite-(Nd)
Freibergite
Freieslebenite
Friedelite
Gabrielite (TL)
'Gadolinite'
Gadolinite-(Y)
Gahnite
Galaxite
Galena
var: Selenian Galena
Galenobismutite
Ganterite (TL)
'Garnet'
Gasparite-(Ce)
Genthelvite
Geocronite
'Geocronite-Jordanite Series'
Gersdorffite
Giessenite (TL)
'Giessenite-Izoklakeite Series'
Gladite
Glaucophane
Glaukosphaerite
Goethite
Gold
Gorceixite
'Gorceixite-Goyazite Series'
Goslarite
Goyazite
Graeserite (TL)
Gramaccioliite-(Y)
Graphite
Greenockite
Greigite
Grossular
var: Hessonite
Guérinite
Guettardite
Gunningite
Gypsum
Haidingerite
Halite
'Halloysite'
Halotrichite
Hatchite (TL)
Hausmannite
Hawleyite
Heazlewoodite
Hedenbergite
Hedleyite
Hematite
var: Iron Rose
Hemimorphite
Hercynite
Herzenbergite
Hessite
Hetaerolite
Heterogenite
'Heterogenite-3R'
'Heulandite'
Heulandite-Ca
Hexahydrite
Heyrovskýite
Hingganite-(Y)
Hisingerite
Hodrušite
Hollandite
'Hornblende'
Hörnesite
Hutchinsonite (TL)
'Hyalophane' (TL)
Hydrocerussite
Hydrohetaerolite
Hydromagnesite
Hydroxylapatite
Hydrozincite
Idaite
Ilmenite
Ilvaite
Imhofite (TL)
Izoklakeite
Jáchymovite
Jacobsite
Jadeite
Jamesonite
Jarosite
Jentschite (TL)
Johannite
Jôkokuite
Jordanite (TL)
'Joséite-B'
Kainosite-(Y)
Kalicinite (TL)
Kamotoite-(Y)
Kaolinite
Kasolite
Katophorite
Kesterite
'K Feldspar'
'var: Adularia'
Kobellite
Kolfanite
Krupkaite
Krutovite
Ktenasite
Kupčíkite
Kutnohorite
Kyanite
Laitakarite
Langite
Lansfordite
Laumontite
Lautite
Lavendulan
Lazarenkoite
Lazulite
Leadhillite
Lengenbachite (TL)
Lepidocrocite
Lillianite
'Limonite'
Linarite
Linnaeite
Liveingite (TL)
Lizardite
Löllingite
Lorándite
Mackinawite
Magnesiochloritoid (TL)
Magnesiochromite
Magnesiocopiapite
Magnesio-hornblende
Magnesio-riebeckite
Magnesiozippeite
Magnesite
var: Breunnerite
var: Ferroan Magnesite
var: Mesitine Spar
Magnetite
Malachite
Manganite
Manganocummingtonite
Manganohörnesite
Manganosite
Marcasite
Marécottite (TL)
Margarite
Marrite (TL)
Marthozite
Marumoite (TL)
Masuyite
Matildite
Mawsonite
Melanterite
Meneghinite
Mesolite
Meta-autunite
Metakahlerite
Metanováčekite
Metaschoepite
Metatorbernite
Metatyuyamunite
Metazeunerite
'Mica Group'
Microcline
Milarite
Millerite
Mimetite
Minium
Mixite
Moëloite
Molybdenite
'Molybdenite-2H'
'Molybdenite-3R'
Molybdofornacite
'Monazite'
Monazite-(Ce)
var: Turnerite
Montmorillonite
Morenosite
Mottramite
var: Duhamelite
Muscovite
var: Barian Muscovite
var: Fuchsite
var: Illite
var: Phengite
var: Sericite
'Muscovite-Paragonite Series'
Nagyágite
Natrojarosite
Natrolite
Natrozippeite
Naumannite
Nekrasovite
Nesquehonite
'Nickelalumite'
Nickelhexahydrite
Nickeline
Nolanite
Nontronite
'Nováčekite'
Nováčekite-I
Nowackiite (TL)
Nsutite
Nuffieldite
Olivenite
'Olivine'
Omphacite
Opal
var: Opal-AN

Orpiment
Orthoclase
Orthoserpierite
Osarizawaite
Palygorskite
Paragonite
Parapierrotite
Pararammelsbergite
Pararealgar
Parasymplesite
Pargasite
Parisite-(Ce)
Parnauite
Pearceite
Pennantite
Pentlandite
Perovskite
'Perthite'
Pharmacolite
Pharmacosiderite
Phenakite
Philrothite (TL)
Phlogopite
Phosphuranylite
Pickeringite
Picropharmacolite
Piemontite
'Pinite'
'Pitticite'
Plattnerite
Plumbojarosite
Polybasite
Polycrase-(Y)
Posnjakite
Powellite
Prehnite
Preisingerite
Preiswerkite (TL)
Proustite
Pseudojohannite
'Psilomelane'
Pumpellyite-(Mg)
Pyrargyrite
Pyrite
var: Bravoite
Pyrobelonite
Pyrolusite
Pyromorphite
Pyrophanite
Pyrophyllite
Pyroxmangite
Pyrrhotite
Quadratite (TL)
Quartz
var: Amethyst
var: Chalcedony
var: Gwindel
var: Milky Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
var: Sceptre Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
Rabejacite
Raberite (TL)
Rameauite
Rammelsbergite
Ramsdellite
Rathite (TL)
Realgar
Reevesite
Reppiaite
Retgersite
Rhodochrosite
Rhodonite
Rhomboclase
Ribbeite
Richelsdorfite
Römerite
Rosasite
Roscoelite
Rosickýite
Rösslerite
Roxbyite
Rozenite
Rutherfordine
Rutile
var: Niobian Rutile
var: Sagenite (of Saussure)
Sabelliite
Safflorite
'Sagenite'
Sainfeldite
Saponite
Sarkinite
Sartorite (TL)
Sauconite
'Saussurite'
'Scapolite'
Scarbroite
Scheelite
Schoepite
Schorl
Schröckingerite
Schulenbergite
Scolecite
Scorodite
Segnitite
Selenium
Seligmannite (TL)
Senaite
'Serpentine Group'
Serpierite
Sicherite (TL)
Siderite
var: Mg-rich Siderite
var: Pistomesite
Siderophyllite
Siderotil
Siegenite
Sillénite
Silver
Sinnerite (TL)
Sklodowskite
Skutterudite
Slavíkite
'Smectite Group'
Smithite (TL)
Smithsonite
Smolyaninovite
Smythite
Sperrylite
Spessartine
Sphalerite
Spherocobaltite
Spinel
Spionkopite
Stalderite (TL)
Stannoidite
Staurolite
Stellerite
Stephanite
Stibiocolumbite
Stibnite
'Stilbite'
Stilbite-Ca
Stilpnomelane
Stolzite
Strashimirite
Stromeyerite
'Strontiopharmacosiderite'
Struvite-(K) (TL)
Studtite
Sulphur
Sylvite
Symplesite
'Synchysite'
Synchysite-(Ce)
Synchysite-(Y)
Szomolnokite
Takanelite
Talc
Tellurium
Tennantite
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Tenorite
Tephroite
Tetra-auricupride
Tetrahedrite
var: Argentian Tetrahedrite
var: Bismuthian Tetrahedrite
Thalcusite
Theisite
'Thomsonite'
Thomsonite-Ca
Thorite
Thorogummite
Tilasite
Titanite
Tochilinite
Todorokite
Topaz
Torbernite
'Tourmaline'
Trechmannite (TL)
Tremolite
Trona
Tschermigite
Tučekite
Turtmannite (TL)
Tyrolite
Tyuyamunite
Ullmannite
'Unnamed (Mg-analogue of Smolianinovite)'
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende
Uranophane
Uranopilite
Uranospathite
Uranospinite
Valleriite
Vanadinite
Vandendriesscheite
Vermiculite
Vésigniéite
Vesuvianite
Violarite
Vochtenite
Voltaite
'Wad'
Wallisite (TL)
Wallkilldellite-(Fe)
Wallkilldellite-(Mn)
Walpurgite
Weibullite
Weilite
Weissbergite
Widenmannite
Wilcoxite
Willemseite
Winchite
Wittichenite
'Wittite'
Wölsendorfite
Woodruffite
Wroewolfeite
Wulfenite
Wurtzite
Xanthoconite
'Xenotime'
Xenotime-(Y)
Xilingolite
Yarrowite
Yingjiangite
Yukonite
Zálesíite
Zeunerite
Zincalstibite
Zincocopiapite
Zincolivenite
Zincostaurolite (TL)
'Zincowoodwardite-1T'
'Zincrosasite'
Zippeite
Zircon
Znucalite
Zoisite


725 entries listed. 584 valid minerals. 49 type localities (valid minerals). 1 type locality (other).

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References

- Barbara Guénette-Beck, Nicolas Meisser und Philippe Curdy (2009): New insights into the ancient silver production of the Wallis area, Switzerland Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences 1, 215-229.
- Ansermet, S. & Meisser, N. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais. II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. Musée de la Nature, Sion, Musée Cantonal de Géologie, Lausanne, and Editions Porte-Plumes, Ayer, 374 pp. (in French).

External Links

- http://www.mineral-valais.ch/ [SBVMF - Société de minéralogie et fossiles du Bas-Valais]

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